Italy, Module 1-2: Gargnano (ITALY), Module 3: Lisbon (PORTUGAL)

Transnational Dispute Resolution

when 1 September 2014 - 16 September 2014
duration 3 weeks

UniversitĂ  degli Studi di Milano (Italy) and Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal) jointly organize the 2nd edition of the Summer School on Transnational Dispute Resolution, which will take place 1 to 16 September 2014 in the beautiful settings of Palazzo Feltrinelli at Gargnano (Brescia), on the shores of Lake of Garda (Italy) and in the enchanting city of Lisbon.

The Summer School is structured in three different modules on Mediation, International Commercial Arbitration and Transnational Litigation respectively. The first and the second modules will be held in Gargnano and the third one in Lisbon.

The Faculty Members are well known academics, members of important arbitral institutions and highly respected professionals with remarkable experience in the field of domestic and international dispute resolution.

Very good knowledge of written and spoken English is an essential requirement to be admitted to the SummerSchool.

The candidates should send the application form along with their CV in English (max 2 pages) and anintroduction letter to on or before Friday, 30 May 2014.

Course leader

Prof. Nerina Boschiero, Full Professor of International Law, UniversitĂ  degli Studi - Milan

Dr. Luigi Cominelli, Aggregate Professor of Negotiation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Universi

Target group

The Summer School is open to undergraduates and/or postgraduates and/or professionals who want to improve their knowledge of the theory and practice of transnational disputes resolution, also in view of a possible career in that field of law.

Course aim

The course will combine theoretical lessons as well as practical and interactive sessions (seminars, workshops, simulations, mock trials), all held in English.

Credits info

The participation to the Summer School will entitle the participants to the recognition of credits within the Italian and Portuguese Bar Association.

Fee info

EUR 0: Undergrate students (1 module - 2 modules - 3 modules)
EUR 0: Postgraduate students (1 module - 2 modules - 3 modules)


Summer school fees cover tuition, educational material, room and board at Palazzo Feltrinelli in Gargnano, transfer to Lisbon and accommodation in Lisbon at ResidĂȘncia Alfredo de Sousa, Campus de Capolide. Some fee waivers will be offered to undergraduate